Collection The Library of Congress Celebrates the Songs of America

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  • The old oaken bucket

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:44 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet or octet (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Old Homestead Double Quartet - George Kiallmark - Samuel Woodworth
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1905-01-17
  • Angels ever bright and fair

    Opera. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:46 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Also recorded as C-6853. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Lucy Isabelle Marsh - Rosario Bourdon - George Frideric Handel
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1924-11-18
  • Obey the Ration Laws

    • Contributor: Ezell, Buster - James, Willis
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1943-06-01
  • Steal away

    Religious, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:54 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Dinwiddie Colored Quartet - Clarence Meredith - Sterling Rex - Harry Cruder - J. Mantell Thomas
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1902-10-29
  • There's a long, long trail

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor and chorus with orchestra. Written in 1913 by two seniors at Yale. Coupling date: 3/27/1916. (Venue). With (reverse side): My mother's rosary / Walter Van Brunt. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Elliott, Zo - Ballard, George Wilton - King, Stoddard
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916
  • Harlan County blues

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the George Korson Bituminous Songs Collection. AFC 1963/004: AFS 12010-12012 (Source). Recorded in Harlan, Kentucky. (Venue). Recorded in 1940. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP L60 "Songs and Ballads of the Bituminous Miners," 1965. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Korson, George Gershon - Davis, George
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1965
  • In the little red school house

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Copyright: Edward B. Marks Music Corp., 1922. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. In catalog: tenor and baritone. Coupling date: 4/6/1922. (Venue). With (reverse side): Broken-hearted blues / Al Bernard. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Wilson, Al (Vocalist) - Brennan, James A. - Jones, Billy - Hare, Ernest - Wilson, Al. - Wilson, Al
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1922
  • I' Im glad my wife's in Europe

    Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:38 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - William J. Halley - Ted Levy - Archie Gottler
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1914-12-04
  • Columbian anthem

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 70.5 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Recorded on one side only. Autograph of S.H. Dudley (baritone and manager) inscribed in zinc master. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Performed by the Haydn Quartet. (Performers). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Berliner, Emile - Dudley, S. H. - Haydn Quartet (Vocal Group) - Berliner, Emile (Author) - Haydn Quartet (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 189?
  • Yup'ik song about a vision of a sailing ship in 1777

    sound recording | 1 audio file. | Chuna McIntyre explains the song in English, then sings it in Central Yup'ik. (Content). The song concerns a vision of the arrival of Europeans in Alaska by a Yup'ik medicine man a year before the exploration of the Alaska coastline by Captain James Cook between April and September, 1778. The Yup'ik had little further contact with Europeans ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - McIntyre, Chuna - Nunamta Yup'Ik Eskimo Dancers
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 2003
  • Casey at the bat

    Comedies, Descriptive Specialties. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:36 | Spoken (Category). Recitation (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is required in order ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Ernest Lawrence Thayer
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1909-06-16
  • Stay down where you belong

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:55 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Henry Burr - Ted Levy - Irving Berlin
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1915-01-13
  • I don' I dont know where I'm going, but I'm on my way

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:11 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Albert Campbell - Henry Burr - Arthur Collins - John H. Meyer - Josef Pasternack - George Fairman
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1917-07-24
  • In the evening by the moonlight

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:36 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Haydn Quartet - James A. Bland
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1905-04-06
  • I can' I cant do that sum

    Musical Theater. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:50 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Haydn Quartet - S. H. Dudley - Victor Herbert
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1904-03-25
  • The bells of St. Mary's

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Copyright: Chappell & Co., Inc., 1917. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor. Coupling date: 12/16/1920. (Venue). With (reverse side): Pickaninny rose / Margaret Freer. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Adams, A. E. (A. Emmett) - James, Lewis - Furber, Douglas - Adams, A. Emmett - Adams, A. E.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1921
  • My mother's rosary

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 80 rpm ; 10 in. | Copyright: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, 1915/Mills Music Inc. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: tenor with orchestra. Coupling date: 3/27/1916. (Venue). With (reverse side): There's a long long trail / George Ballard and chorus. DLC Sound Recording (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form). Sound Recording (Form). Sound Disc (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Meyer, George W. - Van Brunt, Walter - Lewis, Sam L.
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916
  • Hello Frisco! (I called you up to say "Hello!")

    Musical Theater. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:50 | Vocal (Category). Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Alice Green [I.E., Olive Kline] - Olive Kline - Edward Hamilton [I.E., Reinald Werrenrath] - Reinald Werrenrath - Walter Rogers - Louis A. Hirsch
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1915-07-20
  • The candidate's a dodger

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Recorded in August, 1936. (Date). Recorded in Mena, Arkansas. (Venue). Forms part of the Vance Randolph Collection. (Source). The song relates to the presidential campaign of 1884 when Grover Cleveland ran against James Blaine. The song was originally based on accusations of political corruption against Blaine. (General). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Randolph, Vance - Dusenbury, Emma - Powell, Laurence
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
  • Young America

    Humorous Songs, Ethnic Characterizations. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:02 | Vocal (Category). Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Nora Bayes
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1910-03-14
  • My old Kentucky home

    sound recording | 1 sound disc : analog, 61.1 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | Composed by Stephen Foster. Recorded on one side only. Acoustic recording. Production level cataloging. Edward M. Favor, tenor; piano acc. (Performers). Recorded in New York, N.Y., June 30, 1897. (Venue). Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Preservation master. Washington, D.C. ...

    • Contributor: E. Berliner's Gramophone - Foster, Stephen Collins - Favor, Edward M. - Foster, Stephen (Author) - Favor, Edward M. (Performer)
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1897-06-30
  • Home Run Bill' Home Run Bills defense

    Monologues, Dialogues, And Recitations, Ethnic Characterizations. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:39 | Spoken (Category). Monologue (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Ralph Bingham
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916-12-26
  • Cotton Belt blues

    Blues. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:07 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with piano (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is required ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Clarence Johnson - Spencer Williams
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1923-07-19
  • Drill man blues

    sound recording | 1 sound recording | Forms part of the George Korson Bituminous Songs Collection. AFC 1963/004: AFS 12010-12012 (Source). Recorded in 1940. (Date). Published on the Library of Congress LP L60 "Songs and Ballads of the Bituminous Miners," 1965. (Bibliographic History). Recorded in Lochgelly, West Virginia. (Venue). Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Korson, George Gershon - Sizemore, George
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1965
  • Wake up, America!

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:18 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Frederick Wheeler - Walter Rogers - Jack Glogau
    • Original Format: Audio Recordings
    • Date: 1916-02-28